- February 01
- antiwar, anti-homophobic, anti-misogynistic and anti-racist
MY RECENT POSTS
- "A Hillary . Candidacy is .
Incredibly Depressing":T. Rall
September 22, 2014 07:13PM
- "Obama's Dumb, Rash, and
September 22, 2014 07:45AM
- "Anarchy in Washington: Is
Anybody in Charge?"
September 20, 2014 12:44PM
- "Israeli Apartheid and the
Specter of Genocide"
September 19, 2014 02:28PM
- "Sacrificing the Vulnerable,
From Gaza to America"
September 16, 2014 01:34PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Presume that I've been
up all-night attending to my
saloon duties; and
- “BTW, Peter, thanks for
commending me on my choice of
Rall. He's bookmarked
- “Peter Your eloquent and
elegant comment is superb
only hope and…”
- “James, my
- “rated despite the cretin
It's two for one Monday at no extra charge in honor of my Friend, Jmc last seen trying to hitch a ride from a snowmobile en route to Alaska (Read two for the price of one!):
"A Hillary candidacy is a depressing thought"
BY TED RALL
"Don't buy the president's lame excuses for attacking ISIS without congressional approval."Jacob Sullum
"Pentagon chief contradicts Obama on ground troops – Obama contradicts him back"
"The Political Economy of Israeli Apartheid and the Specter of Genocide
How the War Party did an end run around the American people – and got its way in Syria
by Justin Raimondo,
"In the run-up to World War II, Franklin Roosevelt played the role of the reluctant warmonger. Rather than initiating the action, he took care to be always responding /… Read full post »
By Patrick Martin
"In a perfunctory speech on national television Wednesday night, US President Barack Obama announced an open-ended escalation of US military violence in the Middle East.
Using the crimes of the Muslim fundamentalist group ISIS as a pretext, Obama announced he was sendin… Read full post »
"FEIN: Obama’s war against the Constitution
"How Long Before Israel Invades Gaza Again?
The latest ceasefire has been lauded as a noble effort to pursue peace, but the reality is quite different.
"New Federal Reserve report
US median income has plunged, inequality has grown in Obama “recovery”
By Andre Damon
6 September 2014
The yearly income of a typical US household dropped by a massive 12 percent, or $6,400, in the six years between 2007 and 2013. This is just one of the f… Read full post »
Sending Kerry to Assemble Coalition for Conflict
Pulitzer Prize finalist photo journalist Mary Calvert is revered for putting a spotlight on humanitarian issues that are ignored or that people are not aware of.
While her work - centered on women and children in crisis - has taken her all over the world, from the Democratic Republic of Congo… Read full post »
“He posed as a progressive and turned out to be counterfeit. We ended up with a Wall Street presidency, a drone presidency”
Last time we talked it was almost six years ago. It was a panel discussion The New Yorker magazine had set… Read full post »
Jacob Ari Labendz in the synagogue
"When Tel Aviv goes to war, universities and activists are organized to beat back the bad news."
"Students of the Watergate scandal that led to that surreal day in August 1974 — the third day, expunged from history for fear of a repeat performance, when great crowds surrounded the White House, demanding that Nixon depart— will recall that it wasn’t the botc/… Read full post »
"By sending vast amounts of military aid to Israel, members of the US Congress, President George W. Bush, President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel have aided and abetted the commission of war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity by Israeli officials and commanders in Gaza. An… Read full post »
I find it
funny perverse and preverted
that the person who has practised the fine art of deletion more
than any person ever to post on OS was would repost from 2009.
Speaking of 2009:
The deleter supremo "wrote an asinine post about how great Rasheed Wallace is and how he… Read full post »
"Israel, Gaza, and the False Face of Barack Obama!
by PAUL STREET
"If there’s one thing I’ve learned over many years of following the political career of United States’ President Barack Obama it is to never underestimate his false-faced cynicism. Examples could fill volumes.&n/… Read full post »
CIA spying and lying reveal relentless disregard for the Constitution By Andrew P. Napolitano
Demands World Punish Hamas for Children Israel Killed
As the world reacts with horror at footage of the carnage in the Gaza war, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was defiant, defending the massive civilian… Read full post »
by CHRIS HEDGES
"All governments lie, as I.F. Stone pointed out, including Israel and Hamas. But Israel engages in the kinds of jaw-dropping lies that characterize despotic and totalitarian regimes. It does not deform the truth; it inverts it. It routinely paints a picture for the outside… Read full post »